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Playa Alta

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Relaxed safe beach

I've been pretty much everywhere in Spain.. this place is really nice.. old school Spain with all u... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Sean N
via mobile
6Km Long Beach

Beautiful beach with hardly anyone on it in October , you can walk for miles . very clean . The... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Peter B
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Paseo de los Gavilanes, 21400, Ayamonte, Isla Canela, Spain
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Playa Alta is a massive beach with lovely golden sand. When the tide goes out it leave pockets of water which is great for the kids to explore to look at the fish and crabs that are is there. The sea was very clean as...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

I've been pretty much everywhere in Spain.. this place is really nice.. old school Spain with all u need.. chilled an fun at same time.. huge beach with lagoons at low tide. Lots an lots of sand! Some nice bars, ranging from old school like...More

Thank Sean N
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Great bar on the fabulous Isla Canela beach. Terrific Sangria served with Tapas and other various snacks and drinks. The view and tranquil setting is superb! Nice helpful staff.

Thank Sionilo
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Beautiful beach with hardly anyone on it in October , you can walk for miles . very clean . The council did a very good job clearing up any rubbish

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Just beach, beach and more beach! Even when the tide is in it is quite a walk. Nice flat and shallow. Not busy when I was here at the end Sept.

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Mornings are fairly quiet and the snacks and drinks are always relaxing when you sit outside and watch the sand the dunes and the sea. Evenings are a little more lively and the waiters/ waitresses know enough English if your Spanish is not up to...More

Thank michaeljefreyf
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Quirky little beach bar at the end of the paseo, they do cocktails in the "love shack" outside. Lots of outside seating on the beach. Gorgeous views over the beach and across to Portugal. However daiquiri was minging -full of watermelon, I thought it was...More

Thank emmarob14
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Always good for a basic lunch. Place to meet for 20 something crowd in the evening. Try it out before the tide wins the battle.

Thank KeithandAnnie
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Well we have visited all the area around Huelva but never been here so we gave it a shot. Quite a long drive from the main road. It seems like it is out there on it's own but there is everything here, lots of condos,...More

1  Thank ItalianChicken1
Reviewed 23 October 2016

A lovely beach with soft sand and plenty of room, it seems to be popular with locals as well as tourist. There are some beach bars at intervals selling food and drink, the food is of high quality. The sea can be a bit choppy...More

Thank Christine C
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Elaine M
21 November 2016|
Response from Christine C | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, there were lots of local fishermen farther up the beach closer to town so if he couldn't fish on this beach he definitely could in the area!